Israel’s defence minister quitting over Gaza ceasefire

The move could lead to early elections.

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Rocket barrages from Gaza prompt further Israeli air strikes

Militants have vowed to escalate their attacks if Israel continues with air strikes.

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Israel and Hamas trade heavy fire after deadly Gaza incursion

Palestinian officials said at least three people, including two militants, were killed by Israeli fire and nine were wounded.

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Netanyahu rushes home after burst of Israel-Gaza violence

The clashes prompted Israeli airstrikes and a salvo of rocket fire from Gaza toward Israel.

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Palestinian group agrees to stop firing rockets at Israel

The rocket attacks followed the death of four Palestinians participating in a protest along Gaza’s perimeter fence with Israel.

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Israeli fire kills six Palestinians at Gaza protest

The Israeli military said 14,000 Palestinians thronged the border fence areas, burning tyres and throwing rocks.

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Israeli court orders New Zealand women to pay damages over axed Lorde show

Justine Sachs and Nadia Abu-Shanab appealed to the singer in an open letter to ‘join the artistic boycott of Israel’.

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Israeli police question Netanyahu again over corruption allegations

This is the 12th time the Israeli PM has faced questions from officers.

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Benjamin Netanyahu says Tehran site is ‘secret atomic warehouse’

The Israeli PM told the UN that the facility was disguised as a rug-cleaning operation.

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Two-state solution backed by Trump for first time

He has previously been vague on the topic, suggesting that he would support whatever the parties might agree to.

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Vladimir Putin in warning to Israel after Russian military plane downed by Syria

Israel’s PM Benjamin Netanyahu has expressed sorrow over the incident.

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Israeli politician calls on PM to dismiss US envoy over aide scandal

Wall Street Journal reporter Shayndi Raice tweeted she too had a “terrible encounter” with Mr Keyes before he became Mr Netanyahu’s spokesman.

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Israeli music scene jolted by international boycott movement

Twenty acts including Lana Del Rey withdrew from the Meteor Festival.

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Hamas announces ceasefire with Israel

The deal was mediated by Egypt and other regional players.

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Israel shoots down Syrian fighter after ‘airspace breach’

The Syrian Sukhoi fighter was brought down by a pair of Patriot missiles after it penetrated Israeli territory by just over a mile.

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Turkish president calls Israel fascist and racist over nation state law

Recep Tayyip Edrogan said ‘Hitler has risen again with some of Israel’s officials’.

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Israel shoots down Syrian fighter jet after airspace breach

The Israeli military said it has shot down a Syrian fighter jet that entered its airspace.

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Nation state of Jewish people - Sectarianism in Israel’s constitution

The Islamic resistance organisation known as Hamas is a militant and anti-Semitic group located in the West Bank and Gaza Strip that is dedicated to the destruction of Israel and has been accused by Amnesty International and other NGOs of widespread human rights abuses.

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Hamas accepts ceasefire after massive Israeli strikes in Gaza

The ceasefire was brokered by Egyptian and United Nations officials.

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Irish MEP calls for 2019 Eurovision Boycott in light of Israel's 'Nation State' vote

The passing of a controversial bill in the Israeli Knesset which defines Israel exclusively as a nation of Jewish people has prompted Sinn Féin Dublin MEP Lynn Boylan to call for a 2019 Eurovision Boycott.

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Dispelling the myth of ‘Jews-only roads’ in the West Bank

The claim that religiously exclusive roads exist in the West Bank needs to be debunked, suggests Adam Levick.

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Israeli parliament passes contentious bill defining country as nation state of the Jewish people

Benjamin Netanyahu called the legislation’s passage a ‘historic moment in the history of Zionism and the history of the state of Israel’.

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Violence flares as Israel exchanges fire with Hamas militants in Gaza

Three Israelis were injured in rocket attacks, and two Palestinians were killed in an air strike.

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Violence flares as Israel launches Gaza strikes

No injuries or damage were reported but warning sirens wailed in border communities for much of the night.

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Another bellicose reaction from Israel

The language used in a debate can be as revealing as the core arguments advanced.

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Israeli Defence Minister calls for 'immediate' closure of Dublin embassy

The Israeli Defence Minister has called for the "immediate" closure of its Dublin embassy days after a bill was passed by the Seanad banning the importation of goods originating from Israeli settlements in Palestine.

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Readers' Blog: BDS will have no effect on the Israeli economy

What effect do the members of your parliament think a vote in favour of BDS of goods produced in Judea and Samaria will have on Israel?

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Seanad votes to ban imports from Israeli settlements

The Seanad has voted in favour of a ban on importing goods originating from illegal Israeli settlements in Palestine.

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Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu addresses critics of deal with Poland

The PM as been accused of whitewashing history in the agreement over Holocaust speech law.

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Palace ‘criticised’ for 'Occupied Palestinian Territories' comment as Prince William lands in Israel

Britain's Prince William will begin his first full day in Israel on Tuesday visiting Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Centre.

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